HELPER - Lyle C. Fausett, 57 passed away peacefully Sept. 15, 2009 at his brother's home in Helper after an extended illness. His close, loving family was blessed to be there with him.
Lyle was born in Price on May. 21 1952, Dee and Carol Amber Powell Fausett. He was raised in Price out on Fausett Lane with a great family, all living close by.
He attended Carbon County schools, graduating from Carbon High in 1970. A few years later he began a career with UTA in Salt Lake City, recently retiring with 29 years of service.
Lyle was truly a lover of animals and had a special gift where they were concerned.
During the last few years he and his birds have enjoyed participating in the American Racing Pigeon Association. He enjoyed traveling with friends, having good times and making good memories.
He had an irreplaceable sense of humor and will always be that special uncle to his many nieces and nephews. His family will greatly miss his teasing, his grin and the unconditional love they shared with him.
Lyle is survived by his parents Dee and Carol Amber Powell Fausett, sister Dixie (John) Gomez, Sister-in-law Robynn Fausett, brother Blake Fausett, Brother Don (Kathy) Fausett, sister Nancy ( John) Boyle, a wonderful family of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins and many dear friends. He also leaves a special Pony (Toots) who will be cared for just as he would.
He was preceded in death by grandparents Ervin and Clara Fausett, Grant and Ruby Powell, special older brother Douglas Dee Fausett and infant nephew Brecken Haddock.
The family would like to thank Tisa Pendergrass and Angie Fausett for the exemplary care and compassion given to Lyle during his illness, they are truly angels on this earth.
In keeping with Lyle's wishes, there will be graveside services at 11 a.m. on Friday Sept 18, 2009 at Grames Powell Cemetery in Price, Utah
The family will be at Fausett Mortuary (680 E. 100 S.) at 9:30 a.m. to greet friends and family. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary.
Family and friends may sign the guest book and share memories of Lyle at www.fausettmortuary.com